In the church where I grew up, I was taught that in order to obtain forgiveness from sin and victory over sin one must confess one’s sin to a counsellor at that church. In the attempt to obtain peace and victory in my life, I confessed my sins faithfully to my counsellors. I also tried very hard to live a life acceptable to God. The more I confessed my sins and tried to live the Christian life, the more I failed. I was often driven to utter despair and even self-hatred. I often cried out to God, “Oh, wretched man that I am, who will deliver me from this body of death”. To read the whole post please click on the tiltle above of this post.